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The first completed turbine at the Vineyard Wind offshore site. With four others, it is now operational, sending electricity to the region's power grid.
Vineyard Wind
In a first for Massachusetts, the offshore wind farm is now generating 68 megawatts, enough to power 30,000 homes. On Thursday the Sierra Club hosted a celebration in Hyannis and encouraged supporters to keep advocating for offshore wind.
A photo of a woman in a bathing suit and hat in icy water with snowy trees in the background.
Raquel C. Zaldívar
New England News Collaborative
WATCH: The cold water dips are also a way for both women to pause, recharge mentally, and connect not just with themselves, but with Vermont’s landscape.